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Pure Mathematics, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Berea, SC, United States
Discovering, understanding and explaining abstract mathematical structures is at the core of mathematics. At Baldwin Wallace University we offer a bachelor degree in Pure Mathematics. 
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At Baldwin Wallace University, the Pure Mathematics major includes advanced study in algebra and calculus. Its broad-based, theoretical focus provides a foundation for understanding and utilizing mathematical concepts and techniques for a variety of problem-solving applications.

Mathematics provides analytical rigor and practical application. It is an outstanding major for teacher education as well as graduate study in areas like technology, finance, medicine and law.

Career Opportunities

  • Mathematics is the underlying structure of knowledge and logic. It is a framework for describing and predicting observable phenomena.
  • Proficiency of mathematics can be beneficial to careers in science (such as solving global challenges involving energy sources, climate change and public health), operations research, engineering, business and technology. Government and private laboratories employ mathematicians to assist with the development of new technology.
  • A bachelor's degree in pure mathematics can be combined with education for teacher licensure, or can be a stepping stone to graduate programs.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

The mathematics (pure) major prepares students to:

  • Acquire a solid background in traditional undergraduate mathematics, including depth of knowledge in calculus and linear algebra and breadth of knowledge in applied and theoretical mathematics
  • Understand the deductive structure of mathematics and be able to write convincing and cogent mathematical proofs
  • At the 200-level, be able to write a number of types of basic proof, including direct proof and proof by mathematical induction
  • Understand the deductive structure of mathematics and be able to write convincing and cogent mathematical proofs

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

  • Application
  • Secondary School Transcripts
  • Secondary School Report Form
  • Teacher Recommendation
  • Complete the International Student Certification of Financial Support Form

Tuition Fee

  • International

    34504 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 34504 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    34504 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 34504 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Berea

  • 1575 - 2740 USD/month
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